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Oct 5, 2012 11:00pm PDT
? and walnut creek patrons are choosing local eateries and that business is good. >> this year we of hired 15 percent more people. >> terry has owned this old san francisco creamery for nearly eight years. despite the economy is not made to make changes for the prices in two years. >> right now they are eating out more. and if they want something fast, casual. and something that is probably not going to hit them in the pocketbook that hard. >> the research bureau of statistics saying that there has been an average of 21,000 new jobs each month at food and drinking establishments. that accounts for 85% of the employment gains in the hospitality industry st. >> are you going to be hiring? >> yes. >> because we're getting to a were busier season we could hire a few more staff members. >> the summer was slow but recently more and more are dining... business people are -- going out to eat. >> this positive trend. there is more splurge. they wine. -- more expensive bottles the weekend. however, more restaurants are slated to open it that the outlook is improving. >>jacqueline: some clouds
KRON
Oct 2, 2012 11:00pm PDT
local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> good evening, everybody. the a's extra special season going all the way to game 162. the night started out with jonny gomes. with texas leading 1-0, travis blakely said that's enough! derek norris, he comes through. a little kick the can out in right field. ruz, moss scores, and they're not looking back. gomes, what a way to celebrate. you win the award, then you homer. the guy from petaluma has 18 home runs. and then bob melvin, watch this in the final out, love this. a's tied with the rangers. after trailing by 13 games on june 30th, he finishes it off. the a's have come all the way back, the winner of the american league west will be decided at 12:35 start tomorrow at the coliseum. and it is nice to see you get on the band wagon. >> i'm happy for both of our teams! you should be too. [ laughter ] >> no, i'm one of these guys that -- no, i'm happy. but you know what journalism is? it's a hard -- no, no! see? you wanted
KRON
Oct 18, 2012 5:00pm PDT
of the fight against child abuse. >> ithese are some of the local cases that kron 4 news has discovered about leaders who were thrown out. the reasons all very but they're all due to sexual behavior towards miners and the organization. >> some of the cases i have reviewed today shows some very graphic details. coming up on kron 4 news 06 p.m. we will tell you more of what we have discovered about these documents. >> we also want to know what you think. are the scouts blowing enough to protect children from creditors? teaching not a check on the bay area weather the way it has not hit its peak. it is pretty windy but it was very high today. it has been nice but it is about to wind down. this camera shows to the things are coming and is not looking good. we are asking one along the san mateo coastline and the fault will return in the overnight hour. if you can get out and enjoy the weather before it's too late it is 82 degrees right down there '70s and '80s. we will continue to see a cooling as we move into tomorrow. some fault will return but it will still be sunny and tempera
KRON
Oct 6, 2012 11:00pm PDT
in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. [ man ] when i'm in my zone... every move i make is a statement... ♪ ...that inspires me to make my mark. ♪ [ male announcer ] the all-new lexus es 350. ♪ [ male announcer ] the all-new lexus es 350. most paints have color that sits on the surface. but nothing beats benjamin moore's color lock technology that locks color right in, no matter how often you wash it. color lock technology. exclusively from your benjamin moore retailer. find your perfect color with a buy one, get one pint offer. visit benjaminmoore.com/promo. >> a pretty rough day for the sports. >> we can start off with the giants. made their way to the playoffs however, this is dusty that made a third difficulty road ahead. with this standing ovation however, take a look of the score. with a great catch. and the cincinnati reds would suffer an injury on this patch. you thought that it could be worse but he left
KRON
Oct 25, 2012 8:00pm PDT
funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. >> a shooting at a strip mall in san jose. these two women were tpeople were taken io custody when they shot a woman who was with her husband. if there stating that these people are all acquainted. there were booked on a suspicion of carrying a weapon. >> a teacher was arrested due to having a lot of cachet marijuana in the car. they also found more than $4,000 in cash at his home and they stated that when that went to his home they've found evidence of more drug sales. at this time they do not know whether or not he sold drugs to the students. >> into the afternoon the skies cleared and temperatures warmed a little bit. tomorrow morning some areas--temperatures into the afternoon tomorrow will be back in the '70s in most locations. saturday will stay dry and it will get even warmer into sunday. it will be a real nice we can and as we t
KRON
Oct 27, 2012 7:00am PDT
3 of the world series. kron 4 is the only local station that is there as the players and coaches got off the bus to head into comerica park. >> j.r. stone followed them to detroit. teac \ series game 3 is the talk of the town. it will be anything but quiet this evening at 5 07 pacific time. iwe were the only san francisco news crews there was there when they got off the bus on friday and they arrived here in detroit. they took batting practice and then they went to the hotel to rest up for tonight's big game. i talked to a number of tigers fans who stated all sorts of things and even growled at me. teachin teacwhat do you think about the big panda dieguy? >> i do not like him. i like the tigers. >> reporting in detroit, j.r. stone kron 4 news. teachin let's turn to our reporter who is live outside of at&t park. chiche it is certainly giants fever out here and some people are running or jogging by the war. a lot of them are wary giants hats, shirts and jackets. >> a lot of the fans are kind of conflict thing. some of them stated that will like to see the giants win in san francisc
KRON
Oct 30, 2012 4:00am PDT
news the latest not only local headlines across the country as well. we are watching the effects of hurricane sandy. here's a live look out of new york city where we are watching the storm. you can see a craned right next to a building that was under construction for the crane snapped in half by the high winds. we have 13 deaths in the u.s. as a result of storm sandy. be read good morning. the time is 4:24 a.m.. it is time to get ready for the giants victory parade. they're painting, assembling, and disassembling. there are four people working around the clock with a limited amount of workers to complete everything in less than 24 hours. the intricate designs took hours to complete on the floats. master float builder david thomas has been doing this type of work for 20 years. >> yoalways do that. we ask if e could have two extra days. they told us know. >> f. thomas also says for those of you test not been to the great this is the one to come to. he says this would be something talked about for a long time. >> the san francisco giants have their championship parade tomorrow morning
KRON
Oct 18, 2012 11:00pm PDT
the local troop to defy the national organization's antigay policy. >>> we are getting the names, dates, and places from the boy scouts' own archives of the pedophiles who are suspected of molesting children in the organization. the files were released today. >> they are sociopathic geniuses. they fool everybody. and then they're age to coerce, convince, or threaten these kids to stay silent. >> reporter: and their names are here in boxes containing more than 20,000 documents kept secret by the scouts for years. the alleged victims' identities are removed, but not the alleged abusers. >> we're talking about hundreds if not thousands of unidentified men who should be registered sex offenders who are roaming free in society. >> reporter: the files offer a look at how the scouting organization handled suspected molest vations from the early 1960 -- molestations from the early 1960s through 1985. they map the incidents, all but a few unpopulated sections of the country. dozens of cases were documented in northern california alone. this man says he was molested by his assistant scout
KRON
Oct 27, 2012 8:00pm PDT
first local agencies to use unmanned aerial drones to help fight crime. this would be equipped with a long distance camera. and infrared sensors that could be used for monitoring bombs. and given marijuana growing operations at the large crowds. however, privacy concerns from civil groups. and jeff pierce has more. >> this is an on demand a real system at the elegant assurance systems they are searching solar panels. for a person that was possibly escaping. they're hoping this small aircraft could help with other law- enforcement agencies. >> for a search and rescue, squad, fire arms, rural areas. not easily accessible by a patrol car those types of situations. it could be a tremendous search help. >> the advantage is attractive. about a low amount of fuel on a helicopter. $1500 per helicopter. the shares to park and has avoided the unmanned aircraft and privacy concerns that arise. >> when they think of a drawn in think of military drones that fly over pakistan. or a-grown but this is a quad helicopter. the about privacy concerns are always a concern for us. we have that robots and
KRON
Oct 5, 2012 7:00am PDT
. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >> here's a live shot from downtown san francisco, you can kind of see some of the break of the cloud cover. as a result we do have some delays fromsfo to talk about. keep this in mind that theris is something you want to keep in mind when picking someone up from the airport. we are seeing more and onshore push with a cooler start to the morning as the system starts. there's a potential i am of we are tracking a 20 percent chance of rain as we head into monday and tuesday. the hardly strictly bluegrass festival, again it is a free event and thousands of people will be attending. but will be cool over the next couple of days and there will be a mix of klaus--clouds. as we start the next work week we will seek moisture in the bay area. we are still trying to get a handle on that system, but the good news is wednesday and thursday will be tried w
KRON
Oct 15, 2012 4:00am PDT
traffic in each direction. this $1.4 million construction project is being paid for with federal and local money. how about giving of a cut the forecast. >> let us check with the golden gate bridge we are seeing some areas of fog and degrees of visibility. from the north bay, santa rosa. the visibility is improving a bit with just three counts. but it just poor visibility and even redwood city. redwood city is only to my house. we are seeing areas of dense fog to start the work week. mostly cloudy conditions and generally in the 50s. and for this afternoon a gorgeous day with lots of sunshine. slightly warmer compared to yesterday. tonight prequel but a decent baseball forecast. -pretty cool. -- >> and also, high level clouds and the rain saying to the north of a split that ridge of high pressure will state employes for the next couple days with even warmer for the next couple of days. for the futurecast, the yellow is indicating the 70's in the orange is indicating the 80s. we will see 90's. for tonight, the yellow is indicating 70's with a cool down. and the east bay for this evening. yo
KRON
Oct 30, 2012 7:00am PDT
storm. >> thank you for that update mark let's turn our attention locally we have to look at our forecast going for. we have a great day tomorrow and we have hollowing treating for tomorrow night. > we are dealing with tam cam this morning. the sun started to come up but you cannot see it because it is cloudy as you step out of the door. we are seeing upper 40's and the north bay. 53 in downtown san francisco. 56 of oakland. the national weather service issued a dense fog advisory this time is set to expire and 9:00 a.m.. again because that fog adviser expire does not mean that we will see clear conditions, in fact fog tracker for set up for 9:00 a.m. you can see extensive cloud cover blanketing the entire bay area. by 12:00 p.m. that the partial clearing for some of our inland areas of the north bay. foggy and cloudy conditions along the coastline and part of the bay area. by 3:00 p.m. we make some improvement to not be surprised if you do not see any sunshine whatsoever along the coast. your afternoon highs are affected by the cloud cover. it will be cooler compared to yesterda
KRON
Oct 2, 2012 5:00pm PDT
straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>pamsofa... desk...ing you know what? why don't you go get some frozen yogurt. i got this. you're so sweet. you got this, right? i do got this. let us get everything off the shelf, and to your home. sofa... desk... you know what? why don't you go get some frozen yogurt. i got this. you're so sweet. you got this, right? i do got this. let us get everything off the shelf, and to your home. (male announer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. >>pam: of the latest from the oakland violence with five murders in less than 24 hours. reggie kumar? >> this happened just before 3:00 p.m. to take a look. you can see investigators are gathering evidence searching for clues. we believe that this happened at this home word investigators are at that peach colored home. and three men were detained. there were taken to police headquarters. officers took photographs of what appears to be body tatt
KRON
Oct 4, 2012 5:00pm PDT
new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. t >> president obama is trying to rebound after the debate with romney. we will tell you what happened and what he is doing the day after we return. ñgñg >> now 5:30 p.m. we are talking with kron 4 as political and less about how this debate is changing the race for the white house. there is a whole new dynamic. mitt romney did great at the debate and president obama is trying to rebound. >> this is one of mitt romney son after the debate. how did dead do yesterday?. >> the president had a few good lines. >> it has been months since you the ride on this tax plan. now five months before the election you are stating never mind. >> president obama came out strong and responded. >> i have been in business for 25 years and i have no idea what you are talking about. >> critics say that obama seemed to meet and that he took too many punches. t
KRON
Oct 16, 2012 11:00pm PDT
as necessary. they expect to be ready. >>> , coming up, one local cyclist may have crossed the finish line for the last time. and health officials rampum the investigation into the -- ramp up the investigation into the virus innio-- in yosemite. >>> friends and family said goodbye to former u.s. senator arlen specter. he died at his home after a long fight with lymphoma. he was once considered one of the most prominent republicans in the state. arlen specter was 82 years old. >>> >> american cyclist and santa rosa native levi -- has confezed to doping -- confessed with doping with lance armstrong's team. he is serving a reduced six month suspension for violations. >>> warmer weather is on the way. and it is leading to fire concerns. a red flag warning warn in effect. >>> health officials are in yosemite national park this week trying to learn more about the hatha virus outbreak that killed people last summer. >> reporter: yosemite national park has thousand full and part-time employee, but this past summer none of them contracted the virus. this week, they're conducting a voluntary 2-
KRON
Oct 1, 2012 11:00pm PDT
in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> good evening -- all right. good evening, everybody., the a's will be part of the post season. jared parker took the pound for the a's. texas rangers trying to wrap up the american league west title. coco crisp show, gave the a's a 3-2 lead in the bottom of the fifth. the a's with a win, hey, they are on to the post season at least as a wildcard team. 4-3. top 9, let's wrap it up. >> swing and a miss. he struck him out and the oakland athletics are going to the post season. unbelievable. >> they have to play tomorrow night, a win tomorrow night they tie the rangers for the division title and then have a do or die on wednesday but at the least they secure a one game playoff and it is pie time to the clubhouse celebration. [ cheers ] >> winning this ball game, we got to come out tomorrow, we are not going to raise it just yet but we are going to enjoy it. [ cheers ] >> you have be
KRON
Oct 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. back in a couple of >> will come back 6: 14 and whether is our big story today is to take a live look at clear conditions around the bay. despite yesterday's severances goes golden gate bridge a conceit here is clear on the right and that is walnut blanket of red on the map that indicates the 90 degree weather and possibly the triple digit whether for some portions of the bay. here are the numbers you concede or we thank you erika watching this wild fire in riverside county. we're just learning about full containment this morning fire officials say this 364 a. blaze was burning east of riverside. the fire erupted saturday in a defenssteep terrain. >> n amtrak train carrying 169 passengers from oakland to bakersfield be railed yesterday's when a big rig truck collided with the train. two cars and a locomotive portion were pushed off of the tracks. the train was going around 60
KRON
Oct 8, 2012 4:00am PDT
days like this in san francisco. >> we need more days like this in san francisco. >> locals, tourists, enjoyed the mild weather. maure these crowds generated big bucks. >> check out these people for chrisy field. some are watching the blue angels air show. others at the water were waiting and watching for the america's cup racing. two of the big draws on sunday. hundreds of thousands are flocking to the city. using public transportation. bart had a new record. 320,000 purchasing tickets. and sunday is also expected to also be huge. great news. >> 60% of our passengers pay for a ticket purchased. when there is a huge rider ship. it benefits everybody. >> a lot of money was exchanging hands at the castro district. green for cold beer. and also, cash for charity like " cheer us up ". they were having great luck for donation solicitation. >> this is great. >> the parents of sanchez elementary took advantage of the crowd by charging $20. for parking on the schoolyard. that money will help fund a field trip. the $1,500 is what we're hoping. >> and look at the restaurants. gatherin
KRON
Oct 4, 2012 6:00am PDT
sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> welcome back. checking wall street with live looks from the trading floor, new york stock exchange, electronic trading board of the nasdaq, a slight up tick in number of americans filing for unemployment last week and drop in retail sales for september. more at 6:45. >> let's get over to the traffic desk. following a hot spot. east bay? >> that's right. we mentioned how slow the traffic was here on 580 in the west bound direction not only in the usual place for pass but getting into dublin. it turns out there is an accident here at the dublin interchange, perhaps between dougherty and 680. one of the vehicles could not be moved so it is still blocking traffic. with one late blocked it's driving up drive time which is now up to 38 minutes heading west from the pass to the dublin interchange. i am looking at slowing in 101 in san jose. i will update that n
KRON
Oct 29, 2012 4:00am PDT
passed. >> you need to take this very seriously and follow the instructions of your saved local officials. they will be providing you with the best advice in terms of how to around 2:00 p.m. cloudy conditions around the coast line sunny conditions everywhere else. the cloud cover will have an impact on the conditions cooler conditions expected. 774 antioch. low seventies for oakland. napa and afternoon high of 75 degrees. your your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows a front could bring wet weat to sketch s thursday. mostly sunny conditions for saturday and sunday. traffic looks good around the bay area the dense fog could be a factor throughout the morning. the approach bay bridge toll plaza busier westbound out oakland into the city. cloudy conditions persist we are seeing top speeds up the incline and up the upper deck. >> the san mateo bridge c on our roadways centers a lot of the green speeds over 50 mi. per hour. i'm connect a close eye on was down 5801 of the first spots to back up. no delays over the altamonte pass approaching downtown livermore. top speeds approa
KRON
Oct 1, 2012 6:00am PDT
-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >> a live look here at a clear golden gate bridge. no fog there on the back. as we look to the north it is 52 degrees right now. we will gain about 40 degrees with the high being 91 this afternoon. we will see if they can top that up in the vial, is one of the hot spots today. >> san francisco they're taking over the convention center spilling into the streets. there's a section of power street that is going to be shut down. it is coined be packed we're expecting 50,000 attendees this year. unveil at the conference and to deal with oracle. they're looking to give oracles customers access to its growing map locations. they are expanding the company's mapping services which will compete with google maps. oracle is calling the move an easier way to get customers to use nokia's maps. we will see. >> i want to say people have been complaining about the apple mac,
KRON
Oct 4, 2012 7:00am PDT
like temperatures will be a little bit warmer. >>> in some of the local headlines -- the family of a high school student killed by oakland police is getting their first look now at the police report that outlines what happened. allen blue further was shot and killed by officers in may. police say the 18-year-old pointed a gun at them, forcing them to open fire. however the family's civil rights attorney says the police report does raise some serious questions for him about the shooting. >> it's pretty clear given the physical evidence that no shots were fired by mr. bloomford, no gunshot residue and no evidence of the gun near him had been fired. so whoever made that statement was clearly wrong. >> oakland police chief howard jordan released a statement regarding that shooting. this release is not intended to address all questions and criticisms that exist. however, critical issues regarding the investigation, the providing of medical care and aid, summary witness statements and lab tests, the coroner's report and independently corroborated facts and circumstances as they existed on
KRON
Oct 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
expected to recover. they're working with local law enforcement to look into this. he joined a border patrol in 2008. he is the third asian to die in a line of duty this year. a hearing will be here next week to discuss whether the accused shooter's beard will be forcibly shave when he makes a court appearance. he claims he wears a beard for religious reasons and refuses to shave. the army criminal court of appeals delayed its start. the attack killed 13 and wounded 32 others. >> and recent cancellations and delays caused by american islairline and its pilots could soon be over. the talks should be restarted with the nation's largest airline. america's parent company filed for bankruptcy last year giving them the option to throw out the pilots old contract. >> we'll be taking a quick break with more headlines for you. boy it's nice outside look at that. it will be warm but not as hard hot as it has been. >> present obama and that romney will be squaring off in their first presidential debate today. the showdown is going to be here in denver and will focus on the issue of the economy.
KRON
Oct 17, 2012 4:00am PDT
will bring more education to our local schools. >> to listen to the as proposition 30 and 38 is to fill your head with conflicting assertions creating confusion. >> but you s f political science professor says there are distinct differences between the two. prop 30 backed by the government and teachers union calls for a sales tax increase for four years and raise the income tax for those year burning $250,000 or more for seven years. the other proposition would raise the income tax for most californians for 12 years. that is one distinct difference. >> the top 1% pays for about 44 percent of the tests and questionnaires will be analyzed hopefully create a clear picture of why some people get sick and others do not. >> and how to prevent future exposures. >> in san francisco charles clifford kron 4 news. >> it will be seasonally want to day. >> good morning james today is the beginning of a many heat wave. it will last through tomorrow and things quickly break down so enjoy it while it lasts. this morning lots of sunshine and eighties and even some nineties this afternoon. tonight c
KRON
Oct 10, 2012 4:00am PDT
strategy was to try a local match year but did not work out so well and it has been a void in other cities that are hoping the second time of the the charm. >> the mayor is asking the city council have more police officers the request comes after two recent double homicides in the murder rate more police presence in the community and with drug enforcement. >> here's what people have to say. >> if you can't just keep putting band-aids over his or if it's infected. and that is what happened to the vallejo police department is infected. and the corrupt officers the to be removed. once they are removed that should make way for good officers. officers who want to protect and serve. >> the mayor's request for atgngathis being cited for one of the reasons with skyrocketing gas prices throughout the state of california. the weather. >> good morning james you mentioned lightning strikes in our last report for one to bring of supply of trochophore in showing exactly where some of those occurred. the majority of card fall short you can see we have wet weather approaching. we did some action ri
KRON
Oct 5, 2012 4:00am PDT
new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. >> welcome back. 5:29 hand cold, warm, what ever we have had it is the cloud and the fog, ericka. >> that is correct, darya. i'd been watching this and the computer models show that we have the wind coming out of the north. that fog will be pressing out, as we go for the a afternoon. we will see sunshine and blue skies for downtown san francisco. if you are going to the fleet week festivities. today, some morning fog will fog to contend with. with upper 70's and also that fog will make a comeback. and for tomorrow, that cooling trend will continue gradual sunshine toward i will show you what is on tap and where that potentially is for wet weather. >> still a light drive. no hot spots. were major problems. we do have light traffic for the east bay. or-no major problems high wind before, and interstate 580 but no stop and go or even slow and go yet. the peninsula and the east sh
KRON
Oct 29, 2012 5:00pm PDT
president obama. >> we have fema working with state and local agents and we are making sure that food, water and emergency resources are available for those communities. the mutual aid and rescue teams from all across the country are being dispatched. to the east coast as it makes landfall. rob fladeboe is where the california national guard is 20 in the efforts. >> licking leaving-moffett field was this-leaving the moffett field were these cargo planes. including the helicopters whose job it will be to rescue people from rooftops. >> we can hoist individuals that were in a flooded area or other form of distress. and move them to safety. given the california air national guard the 129 is based at moffett field and also paring some of these combat shuttle aircraft. these are capable of refueling the helicopters in mid air, if necessary it is indefinite, with the crew of 100 it is an elite group. to deal with just such an emergency with this hurricane sandy. >> these are the most highly trained airforce. they have to be trained and medically qualified. we have a rescue missions off the
KRON
Oct 17, 2012 5:00pm PDT
on the rader for state and local officials for some time. the most people i've been stopping and investigating his car. and an incident involving a storage locker where he was found with drug paraphernalia. drugs, pornography. >> he is free on $1 billion bond and dr. bonham did not answer his door and the los gatos. there is also a marijuana growing farm on the sprawling estate and arms. >> it is essentially littered with bird foils that is used to smoke oxycoton and dired marijuana plants in the garage. >> as the medical director of santa clara county his position was made the administrative. but he had written numerous prescriptions to least 29 people with criminal drug histories. >> the hypocritical with of do no harm. not prescribing to dangerous controlled substances that are addicted. >> additional charges are pending. he is facing a minimum of 25 years in prison. and at los gatos, rob fladeboe, kron 4 card and also his roommate. james schneider he faces three felony is with this ongoing investigation. >> new at 6:00 p.m. these rising temperatures mean rising fire danger. t
KRON
Oct 9, 2012 4:00am PDT
pledging to work with the cp uc. the services have come under criticism from local taxi drivers who said the company's on regulated and take away potential customers from them. researchers in norway say electric cars may not be better for the environment. a report in the journal of apology say factories that make electric cars can admit more toxic waste in conventional factors. scientists say the production phase is a lot more chemicals. the name makes it to the big picture if the power comes from low carbon sources. we would take a break 4: 43 still ahead today will be a big day for the skydiver you see on the screen he is said to attempt to break a world record details on his jump coming up >> today skydivers going to make a free-fall record with nothing but a helmet, a spacesuit and a parachute. >> inside mission control in anticipation raw nerves, intense focus. we get special access as part tossed a technical analyst does his final preparations for a historical journal. >> is pretty exciting. everyone is in place. we have tested all the e mission even the jumpers by the size wi
KRON
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. i was gonna say it's a perfect time to get out and train your dog agnes. i'm down at christie field and it's really nice down here. time in a short sleeve shirt and a pair of shorts and it's really nice. i don't think it's gonna be as high as it was yesterday but if you are out and about this is a great place to beat the heat. we're going to get into the triple digits release close to an east bay. if you get a chance to come near the water is a great place to being. you can see hall, the bay is it looks like a lake right here. people are getting their morning rounds and all their seven >> we have slowed traffic at the ice 680 southbound into walnut creek. there is an unusually slow ride coming out of antioch this morning. the southbound 101 is backed up and we do not have any delays whatsoever for a ride along the peninsula. >> for the first time since 2006 the oaklands are going to the playoffs. there'
KRON
Oct 23, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. everybody loves to show their team spirit. many will go to their local store like here at the giants' dugout. tens of thousands of shirts could printed up for fans. but are you getting the real deal? tonight at 8:00 p.m. what might not be so real. >> johnny lee masters. >> and how not to become a victim of fate world series gear and the next edition of people behaving badly. >> the state of massachusetts is going to revoke the license of the drug company tied to the meningitis outbreak. it has killed 23 people and a second of nearly 300 across the nation. state officials said they found on clean conditions during the inspection. they found-- unclean... it was visibly dirty. the state is also looking to cstrip the pharmacies with more and more planning to delay retirement until they are in their 80s! from wells fargo they found that 30 percent of adults with incomes of under $100,000 plan on work until they're least 80 years old. it is up from 25% last year. wells fargo said it is difficult for americans to save and the answer seems to beak to keep working later in life. coming up after stepp
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Oct 22, 2012 4:00am PDT
later this afternoon some spotty showers local coast and the north bay. looks like we could pick up a pop up showers right around game time for those of you heading out to what san 1 >> police were called to this house on the 2500 block of alameda street at around 130 atm. after neighbors called to report the residence of the home were running around naked smashing of their own car windows and threatening to blow up the house. >> the guy was yelling at his return to gaston said the house on fire at a really care. >> when police arrived they saw one of the naked men run into the house as they approached they noticed he was on it the influence. >> intoxicated if you will leaving the officers to believe he was under the influence of some hallucinogen. >> police said they were trying to apprehend first man a second a naked man appeared. >> upon approaching the officer he actually pushed the gun into the stomach of the officer requiring a second uniformed officer to draw his weapon and discharge his weapon. >> that second suspect was killed after that policed notice a fire burning in the
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Oct 1, 2012 7:00am PDT
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Oct 17, 2012 7:00am PDT
crew members into the water but they were locally all right. because of a heavy type was pushing the boat out word it went under the golden gate bridge and ultimately ended up about 4 mi. west of the golden gate bridge. the hundred foot wing or mass completely sheered off at that point. it was not until 1:00 this morning that the team was able to bring that boat back here to team headquarters. we had a chance to talk with one of the crew members earlier this morning and he talked about with the operation is going to look like today and where the team goes from here. >> we are going to assess the damage now and obviously get the water out of the boat before i. we take it step by step in that the bulk of water and assess the damage. >> it was a big setback but fortunately the america's cup is a long ways away and we will be able to bounce back. >> that is the hope that they will be will to bounceback. there is a boat down there that basically look like the same shape as the one scene upside down right now and ave. they have already taken out what they call the spine and a long fibergla
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Oct 8, 2012 5:00pm PDT
the '60s and '70s. i will tell you what you can expect for the rest of your work week. >> local authorities have called in the fbi to help them with their equipment to find the dna or blood evidence to try to 0 in the suspect. the retired teacher and mother of four was stabbing her home on friday. >> here in san francisco they have arrested 20 people who were ed a protest that got rowdy. this shows police getting in making arrests. the suspects who were detained or are tpecting to get charged senators are calling for the investigation to see why there is a shortage of supply and why the demand is so high. the numbers do not have the and there are talking about market manipulation. >> continuing our coverage drivers and i spoke to in san leandro stated that they were frustrated with the prices. the film is the biggest racket. the rich keep getting richer and the poor kids getting poorer. this is just making me have to dig deeper in my pockets to make ends meet. >> in oakland this is that big night for the oakland a's. the mayor is speaking tonight trying to get the crowd riled up
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Oct 21, 2012 8:00am PDT
war and violence even spilling into cereal from beirut top officials. this local news in san francisco but half of what we talked about this morning it seemed to be talking about the middle east. >> you wanted to find out for yourself with a background in political science and you wrote for the newspaper. and you are a surfer. i do not know about anything surfing in the middle east. it is not exactly a premiu prime- place but he was a great way to experience the area. i applied for over 150 jobs and i could not get any. however i was able to get some leverage with this book. >> the first time the you had to put on a flap jacket >> i was on the west bank covering a protest. i had already served in northern israel and you cannot cross the border because the israelis and lebanese will shoot rockets. you have to put on this jacket with tear gas canisters coming down and it is a mind experience like nothing else. as well, there is this beautiful mediterranean surf. it is it this dichotomy of the violence it is throughout this entire book. >> there's also this photograph of you wea
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Oct 30, 2012 8:00pm PDT
weather. kron 4 is live at s f o with how local travelers are being impacted. scott? >> just to give you an idea as of mid morning. there is already114 flight cancellations as that increase is so is the frustration of thousands of travelers. as it continues t handle pam moore the northeast the flights that s f o had been dashed- hammering-the east coast. >> we have been extensively delayed. the with been packing your patience. >> it is difficult with some much work. then we have been delayed one day but they also know that it could be worse. >> we were supposed to go on the 2-30 ended got bumped back. we're leaving tomorrow at 8:00 a.m. and some people were not getting a flight until friday. >> there are four major airports closed including laguardia, jfk. these major delays and cancellations have frustrations and others finding other areas to pass the time. >> are you confident? >> i sure hope so. and that is our expectation. >> they are both hoping that their flights will be moving soon but believe it or not they say that it is not that bad. >> your stock for one more day? you are
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Oct 18, 2012 8:00pm PDT
. >> a local teenager is kicked out and denied the top honor that he worked for for several years. he is not taking this action is sitting down. we have the story. >> making their voices heard. brian anderson and his parents walked into the boy scouts of america. with 400,000 signatures after he was kicked out for being gay. >> it really hurts me. >> he stood up for a skill that was being bullied. during that time the 18 year-old saying that he was gay. he stood up for a-boy scout. and that he's received a letter. with that, his top honor eagle. >> and it is totally devastating. and hearing that it is hearing other scouts is also totally devastating. >> the mother and immediately started an on- line competition-petition on change got work. >> they are looking at their anti-gay policy the mother started the change.org.. online campaign. >> you can see it in their eyes and they are imprisoned by this policy. >> we now must choose or sexual orientation. i did not choose mind. why am i less better than a street person? >> they're hoping that this show of support. why might -- better than
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Oct 26, 2012 5:00pm PDT
on police watch a local po--chich processe chichpolice watch. >> thei i ifcc youu stated that there was no winner and this is the yea i c u stated tht last armstrong will have also returned the money that he won. >> the surface has a bigger screen at 10.6 in. and it is bigger than the ipad. the screen is great and microsoft uses a lot of technology to make this. this is a thinner and less reflective display. the surface rain beats the by padipad. it runs on the new windows 8 operating system. the home screen is based on these live tiles. if you have a stock market how you will see its updating the same will be for your e mails. the surface comes with microsoft's most popular--word, access, excel, that teachin. >> you're on timeout leo! some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will. save up to 15% on an ikea kitchen. some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will. save up to 15% on an ikea kitchen. >> pour earning the gdp is considered the broadest measure for economic help. a housing market that is improving. they also add that this information is not caus
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Oct 6, 2012 2:30pm PDT
violin when he was only 2 years old. after visiting a local hospital, he realized that he could use music to improve the lives of sick kids. his organization is called "concerts for a cure." its mission is to raise money for medical research. jourdan encourages talented teen musicians across the country to hold fundraising performances. >> we really look for children who had a cause that they found that was very important to them. and through innovation, they've figured out how to get other children to work with them. they don't have to wait to be leaders of tomorrow -- they're leading today. >> the founders of the award program say their honorees prove you don't have to be a grownup to do something big. >> the only thing that controls your opportunity is what's up here. it's also what allows you to grow your opportunities. so don't be afraid. try things because it means something to you. >> kids as young as 7 can be nominated for the award. top honorees receive a grant of at least $25,000 for their organization. to find out more, there's a link on our website. the spirit of the award is
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Oct 26, 2012 7:00am PDT
hitters coming forward in with a local song puffs ryan vogelsong -- they believe th now the players should arrive bellhop on airbuses and then be escorted to s f zero. there's a games tomorrow 5:00 local time. the turf and the players from last night's game. >> did it feel different for you last night compared to last too? >> yes. i went all the way to the seventh inning instead of it taken out in the third. >> like we said before with thr teams. we will have to keep playing hard like we do. we'll keep the same under until we get it done. >> they have a really good team over there and have a chance to do some damage. for me clear up to nothing and that's great but we need to keep going. there is no time to relax until the fourth one is made. >> we were the underdog and reared go how hot have the gian? over the past five games we have scored 30 runs and our opponents four runs. we have not traveled in 45 innings. that is five straight games. there was a chance that we could fall by yesterday's but when franz prince fielder was called off home plate. six walks in 33 innings. anyone wh
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Oct 5, 2012 5:00pm PDT
thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. @ñ sofa... desk... you know what? why don't you go get some frozen yogurt. i got this. you're so sweet. you got this, right? i do got this. let us get everything off the shelf, and to your home. to chec >> as we take a look at gas prices we will show you why gas prices have jumped. >> chiche/+ >> there are plenty of explanations to why the gas prices are spiking. one energy specialist is stating that the federal government should look into it. the zero oil price information service stated that the average gas price and california is $4.48 a gallon. this is up 175 from just yesterday. >> there is always an explanation. >> the explanation this time is due to a shortage due to the fire at the chevron factory. there was also a power failure in southern california. the energy consultants say they do not buy it. >> we are not have a shortage. in fact he state
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Oct 9, 2012 11:00pm PDT
. >> reporter: they'll be called in to meet with local law enforcement and members of the community. they'll be offered resources to get out of the life of crime and warned if they continue on this violent path, they will face more serious charges and prison time. >> if we can see that shootings are reduced and homicides are reduced, that is a clear indication that it's working. >> reporter: their collaboration has led to some 90 arrests in the last several months. >> we can demonstrate that we mean business, that they are successfully arresting and charging criminals in oakland. >> reporter: councilman libby shaf says that will be an indication cease-fire has been a success this time around. >> it has worked successfully in several other cities. >> reporter: oakland police will not say when the meeting is scheduled, where it's taking place or who's been invited. it will take place this month, and police will begin tracking the progress of cease-fire almost immediately. >>> we are seeing rain out there right now. spotty showers down the peninsula. heavier rain moving through south s
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Oct 26, 2012 11:00pm PDT
only local station here as the players and coaches got off the charter bus and went into the locker room. j. r. stone and follow them and how they are getting ready for tomorrow night. >> the giants have a right they are in detroit getting ready to take on the tigers in less than 24 hours. >> i would say that we are in a great position. >> the managers say that his team is ready to a giants. >> what are your thoughts when the san francisco giants? >> 8 have a couple of days. >> yes it has been. >> there are especially tired of powell some of all. >> when you think of pablo sandoval? >> i quickly became a witness to the crime. he came out of the store with merchandise in broad daylight but not as half as more of as this other man predicted. >> we are going to win one game. and we are going to have three straight victories in detroit. and then, the world series champions, the detroit tigers. the luckily i was able to find in some sensible people. >> i want to come to fisherman's wharf. >> that is my dream, to come to san francisco and go to fisherman's wharf. >> do not stop believing.
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Oct 30, 2012 11:00pm PDT
rescuing people in boats. >> reporter: as reggie kumar tells us, a local utility company packed up equipment and sent employees to help restore electricity to the millions still in the dark on the east coast tomorrow. >> reporter: 150 peing peing workers -- pg& e workers met tuesday and packed into buses. this is a picture of some in their safety air on their way to sacramento county where they boarded a flight to new york city. 60 pieces of equipment were also sent, including 4-bucket vehicles eric bulldozer, several flatbed trucks as well as trailers. they say they are looking forward to helping the millions who desperately need their lights back on. >> they don't know where we're from. but when they get their power back on, there's a lot of pride in that. we all enjoy seeing their face when is they finally get the power. >> reporter: these workers are prepared to work above and below ground in new york city. they plan to stay and help the big apple's utility company for about a month. >>> the bay area is less than 12 hours away from the parade to honor the world series champ, th
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Oct 27, 2012 11:00pm PDT
with a forecasters and local governments of the presidential candidacy. they williams. >> here's the latest satellite of sandy. this is towards north carolina and to move to the north. that monday. right now-that is- york city and the southern portions of the del mar peninsula. delaware, maryland, and even gusting searching at 4-6 ft.. decent some patchy clouds in the morning but otherwise mostly sunny. sunshine with another warm day how much we can expect. >> this tsunami off of the queen charlotte islands and 7.7 magnitude. of of the coast of british columbia coast. tsunami warnings issued. and also includes this issue. of canada, alaska lot and recently the hawaiian islands were added. no reports of injuries, damage. certainly we will continue to follow this and we will be right back. çsk> in national news there was an unexpected stop rubio's daughter was injured. a family friend said that this 12 year-old daughter was injured. involving a golf cart. she is expected to remain in the hospital for observation. she is in stable condition. we have been asking viewers to share pho
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Oct 10, 2012 8:00pm PDT
me that this needs the proper permits for construction from local governments and air quality management. to get the exact equipment needed to fix that pipe. >> we are focusing to make sure that we take the appropriate actions that we do not rush things. that we identify what needs to be replaced. and fix the equipment so we can beat up and running, safely. >> with the crude oil still shut down it could impact gas prices. the refinery is not fully operational in is making less oil fuel >> we will continue to make gasoline and adequate supply to meet the demand of our customers. >> chevron would not give an exact date of one that crude would go back on line in. just that it would take more time. in richmond, kron 4. >>pam: drivers are part raged. drivers are-outrage. haazig madyun >> how much are you paying? >> $4. $4.99 for a gallon. this is the highest price for a gallon that i have seen what covering the recent gasoline crisis. and if you think that is high? take a look at the credit card price. $5.09. that is less than the price of a pack of cigarettes. but that is still pr
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Oct 28, 2012 8:00pm PDT
sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. [ man ] it's big. supports in times of need. same with aladdin. the biggest in bail. no one has lower prices, is faster or more professional. aladdin bail bonds. bigger because we're better. let us take you live to at&t park. they are trying to sweep the detroit tigers. even though it is not here people are out and about. dan kerman has been bar hopping with very excited fans. >> this san francisco morena district it is literally standing room only. people are hoping for a sweep. at the marina district. >> we are definitely ready. >> down the street more excitement about a four game sweep. >> we are going to win the san francisco it is going to be on fire tonight. >> for some fans alike at the campus bar they knew it would be here all along. >> this is the new, it is go
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Oct 3, 2012 6:00am PDT
our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >> we are back it is 6:15 a.m.. if you see a craft going across it is unjust practice for the military. this is just to kick off the weekend festivities. in case we have a major earthquake or catastrophe this will take place. >> bellwether channel will start to name the winter storms the same as they do for hurricanes. if this may be like watch out chuck. this will make the public more aware of what is coming. naming the winter storms will help. this is what they do in europe. this will start in 2013. we will wait for this to start. hopefully when i get that far. let's turn our attention to local weather. teaching hate erica tice. >> it will not amount to much and it will be pretty spotty at best. as we take a look outside it is a very clear start for the morning. as you can see on our satellite radar in terms of temperatures is warm out at 71 degrees. it is 56 in vallejo can and 56 in vermont. by lunchtime it will
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Oct 29, 2012 7:00am PDT
personnel are working closely with state and local governments. we are making sure that food and water and emerge as a generation are available for those communities that will be hardest hit. we anticipat because of the nature of the storm we are certain that this is on a to be a slow- moving process through a wide swath of the country. millions of people are going to be affected. the most important message i have for the public right now is please listen. to what your state and local officials and sang. when they tell you to evacuate you need to evacuate. do not delay. do not pause. do not question. do not question the instructions of being given because this is a serious storm and it's a potentially rtment of people-pt -the extraordinarily grateful for the cooperation our state and local officials. the conversation i have had with the governors indicate there are no on may needs. i think everyone is taking it very seriously. we have pre physician the resources that we need but right now the place. the people will get the food, water, shelter they need in case of an emergency. that we
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